Welfare and benefits advice for our cancer patients

Our welfare advisers can offer support and advice on useful topics including accessing benefits, grant applications, blue badge applications and claims for hospital travel costs.

One of our Macmillan citizens advice bureau (CAB) welfare benefits advisors introduces the help that can be offered in this video.


Citizens Advice Camden for use by Royal Free Hospital patients

Telephone: 020 7794 0500 ext 37698

Email: rf.camdencab@nhs.net


Macmillan Citizens Advice Project  for Barnet Hospital or Chase Farm Hospital patients

Telephone: 020 8440 4227

Email: infomacmillan@barnetcab.org.uk


Other useful contacts:

Macmillan Cancer Support - information on all aspects of cancer including work and money

Telephone: 0808 808 0000

National Debtline - free and independent debt advice

Telephone: 0808 808 4000

Shelter - advice on housing problems or homelessness

Telephone: 0808 800 4444

AgeUK -  advice and support for over 50s

Telephone: 0800 678 1602

Acas - impartial advice on workplace rights

Telephone: 0300 123 1100

Citizens Advice - confidential advice on benefits, housing, debt management, health and immigration

Telephone: 0800 144 8848